Tax & Revenue Administration - GST Related Information
GST-Free Government Entities, GST Remittance Form
Tax and Revenue Administration (TRA), Alberta Treasury Board and Finance, maintains a central list of Alberta government departments and agencies exempt from paying the federal Goods and Services Tax (GST) as set out in section 125 of the Constitution Act of Canada. TRA also files the Alberta government’s GST returns, remits GST payable by Alberta government entities, and recovers overpayments.
The list of Alberta government departments and agencies not required to pay GST on purchases of taxable supplies and services is provided below. These entities are also not required to pay the Harmonized Sales Tax (HST) on their purchases in HST-participating provinces.
For all general enquiries and other information regarding GST, please contact the Canada Revenue Agency. You may also wish to look up the telephone directory for Canada Revenue Agency contact information about GST/HST credit (cheques) or business enquiries under the Government of Canada section on taxes.
GST Related Information
- GST-Free Alberta Government Entities List (Dec-14)
- AT4778 - GST Remittance Form (Sep-14)
NOTE: this is a fillable and saveable form, but it cannot be emailed. Please complete the form, sign and mail or fax it to Tax and Revenue Administration.